94

views
Unfave

Cosmic census finds billions of planets that could be like earth

Somewhere in all of this, there must be a planet where the volcanoes spout chocolate. Astronomers reported Monday that there could be as many as 40 billion habitable Earth-size planets in the galaxy, based on a new analysis of data from NASA’s Kepler spacecraft. One of every five sun-like stars in the galaxy has a... 
Read the rest of the story on The Punch News

Added November 13, 2013
from The Punch News